The protection of your personal data is very important to us. Therefore, MIA MALIA will only collect, process and use your personal data in compliance with the provisions of this Privacy Statement and the applicable data protection legislation.

1. Responsible parties

The data controller and party responsible for the operation of the MIA MALIA -Websites and Online Stores (, , including any versions adjusted for mobile devices like smartphones, (hereinafter referred to as the "Website") is Sabine Baresch, Engerthstraße 219, 1020 Vienna, Austria (hereinafter referred to as "MIA MALIA"). Data processing activities carried out by MIA MALIA are described in sections 3, 4 and 5. Please note that some functions described hereinafter may not be displayed or may not be available on mobile devices (e.g. on smartphones). Please note that certain data processing activities within the Online Store are carried out by MIA MALIA as data controller, in particular the operation of the customer data and the mailing of newsletters. Please refer to section 3 for details.

2. Your personal data

Personal data means any information concerning an identified or identifiable individual. Such data includes, for example, your name, your telephone number as well as your postal and e-mail addresses.

3. Data Gathering by MIA MALIA

MIA MALIA is responsible for the operation of the customer orders as well as for providing the services offered in connection with it and for the mailing of newsletters. MIA MALIA will only collect, process or use your personal data as far as legally permitted or provided you have given your prior consent, e.g. for sending newsletters.

Newsletter subscriptions

If you have subscribed to the MIA MALIA newsletter, MIA MALIA will only use your personal information for the purpose of sending the requested newsletter to you. If you cancel your subscription to a newsletter, your data will be deleted without delay. You can cancel the subscription at any time by clicking on the related link in each newsletter.

4. Data processing by MIA MALIA

MIA MALIA operates the Online Store and is responsible for all data processing related to the processing of orders placed in the Online Store. Consequently, MIA MALIA (represented by Sabine Baresch) is your sole contractual partner for all orders that you place in the Online Store. MIA MALIA will only collect, process or use your personal data as far as legally permitted or provided you have given your prior consent.

5. Data processing by third parties

Below you will find a description of data processing activities which are separately carried out by MIA MALIA.

I. Use of service providers

Where necessary, for example for the handling of your order, the mailing of newsletters or advertisements or the conduct of a contest, your personal data may be made available by MIA MALIA to specialized service providers located within as well as outside of EU/EEA countries. These service providers are carefully selected by MIA MALIA and will only process your data as instructed and on behalf of MIA MALIA. Furthermore, they will comply with the provisions of this Privacy Statement and will take all requisite security measures.

II. Contests and other campaigns

You may also have the opportunity to take part in contests or other campaigns conducted by MIA MALIA. Where you are required to supply your personal data (e.g. your name, e-mail address, postal address, etc.) for the purpose of taking part in such contests or campaigns, MIA MALIA will only use this data for the purposes of conducting the contest or other campaign and only in compliance with the applicable terms and conditions. If you have expressly consented to being sent newsletters, MIA MALIA will send newsletters to you as described in section 3.

III. Online-Contests

Neither your participation in a contest nor your chances of winning will be affected should you not consent to receiving newsletters or should you revoke your consent at a later time.

IV. Cookies

Web Cookies are small pieces of data send by websites which are stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. We use this technology to optimize the offers presented in the Online Store or on the Website, for example, by saving your personal preferences. The use of cookies for instance enables us to save your virtual shopping cart, determine which country you are in and recognize you when you visit the Online Store or Website again. In addition some cookies will be sent by third parties, which for example enable us to have MIA MALIA products that reflect your interests offered to you on our partners' websites (what is known as retargeting).

V. Usage of social Plugins from Facebook, Google+ using the “2-click-solution”:

On our website, so-called social plugins ("Plugins") provided by the social networks Facebook and Google+ are used. Facebook is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook"). Google+ is operated by the Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA, 94043, USA (“Google”) The plugins are a Facebook or Google+ logo or the phrase "Social Plug-in of Facebook/Google+ "or" Facebook/Google Social Plugin". An overview of the Facebook or Google+ plugins and their appearance can be found here:

For the security of your personal data our homepage integrates the so called “2-click-solution”. With this your browser does not directly make a connection to the Facebook/Google servers, but only after you activated the “plug ins”. With this you give your agreement to the data transmission. The content of the plugin is from Facebook/Google sent directly to your browser and integrated into the side. Through this integration Facebook/Google receives the information that your browser called our website even if you do not have a Facebook/Google profile or you are just not logged in. This information (including your IP address) will be directly transferred from your browser to a Facebook/Google server in the US and stored there. If you are logged into Facebook/Google, the company can directly relate our website to your profile. If you interact with the plugins, for example, the "Like" or “+1” - Button or leaving a comment, this information is also directly transmitted to a Facebook/Google server and stored there. The information is also published on your profile. For purpose and scope of data collection, further processing and your individual rights please refer to the privacy policies of Facebook/Google:

If you do not want Facebook/Google to collect data about your visit on our website, you need to logout your profile, before you visit our website. You can also avoid Facebook plug-ins to come into action through add-ons for your browser like the "Facebook Blocker" (

VI. Usage of Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”)

Google Analytics uses "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer, to analyse use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this site is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Due to the IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address from Google will be truncated within Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area before. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address sent to a Google server in the USA where it is shortened. On behalf of the site owner Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other uses of the website and internet related services with regard to the website owner. As part of Google Analytics provided by your browser, your IP address will not be merged with other data from Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; we would point out, however, that in this case you may not be able to use all the features of this site. Furthermore this websites uses Google Analytics’ demographics and interest reports. This collection of data will be used anonymously for market research purposes only. You may also prevent sending the data generated by the cookie related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the available browser plugin. You can avoid being tracked by Google Analytics by setting an Opt-Out-Cookie: Deactivate Google Analytics. You can find more information about the terms and conditions and data privacy at


VII. Usage of Squarespace and Stripe

Our store is hosted on Squarespace. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data is stored through Squarespace’s data storage, databases and the general Squarespace application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.
Payment: If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then Squarespace transfers your data to Stripe who stores your payment data.

For more insight, you may also want to read Stripe's Terms of Service and Privacy Statement here.

6. Data security

To protect your payment data, it is encrypted using a 128-bit key and transferred to our servers using the SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) protocol. You can verify that the connection is secure by checking the URL displayed in your browser. If the beginning of the address changes from "http" to "https", a secure connection has been established. In addition, all payment providers are PCI-DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) certified and comply with highest security standards in order to secure your payment data. For more information please visit:

7. Right to obtain, correct, block or delete information

You have a right to obtain information regarding the personal data stored about you free of charge. Furthermore, you have the right to correct your personal data or have it blocked or deleted. You may, at any time, revoke any given consent to the collection, processing and use of data with future effect. Should you have any questions regarding data protection and the use of your personal data, or if you wish to obtain information regarding the personal data we have stored about you or would like to exercise your right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted, please send an e-mail with your request to The same applies in the event that you wish to revoke your consent 4 to the collection of your personal data. You can also use the contact details supplied in the imprint to contact us. MIA MALIA will only collect, process and use the information that you provide on a contact form for the purpose of handling the matter that you wrote about on this form.